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Amy Mercer

Amy Mercer

Chief People Officer and Co-Founder, UpliftHER
Amy is a seasoned leader with over two decades of expertise driving transformative People and Talent initiatives within the dynamic landscape of the creative tech industries. With a rich background spanning esteemed organisations such as the BBC, Technicolor Creative Studios, and more recently, independent studios, she boasts a remarkable track record of orchestrating innovative strategies that catapult employer brands to new heights while nurturing strategic leadership and fortifying organisational effectiveness. Throughout her career, Amy has been instrumental in propelling large-scale global growth, achieving remarkable milestones exceeding 120%. Her visionary leadership has seen her spearhead the establishment of global training academies, empowering teams worldwide with cutting-edge skills and knowledge. Additionally, she has left an indelible mark on recruitment processes and teams, leveraging astute workforce planning techniques to effect transformative change. Passionate about fostering inclusive and high-performing cultures, Amy champions diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives, intertwining environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations seamlessly into business strategies. Her unwavering commitment to creating more equitable workplaces extends beyond the confines of profit-driven enterprises. In 2023, she co-founded a non-profit community dedicated to fostering understanding and support for the unique career experiences of women in the workplace